Doug Peterson
Doug Peterson

NY Times, Sun, Mar 26, 2006 CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

Author:Doug Peterson
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 67, Across Lite
1
T
I
2
M
E
3
S
S
4
Q
U
5
A
R
6
E
7
C
O
8
O
I
E
H
U
R
S
A
M
9
M
I
A
M
I
10
I
N
C
A
P
A
B
L
E
O
N
V
N
A
E
L
L
11
R
E
D
R
A
F
T
E
D
12
R
E
E
V
E
O
E
E
E
A
D
T
13
U
P
R
I
14
G
H
T
15
S
A
N
G
S
S
E
T
16
D
17
C
18
C
R
O
19
W
20
P
R
O
V
I
S
O
21
M
22
A
I
I
O
S
N
23
U
L
T
R
A
24
C
H
I
V
25
A
L
R
I
C
S
T
T
H
N
T
A
R
26
S
P
E
A
R
M
I
N
T
27
L
I
E
G
E
E
S
I
T
E
A
L
T
28
L
O
T
29
C
L
A
N
D
E
S
T
I
N
E
© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Its marquees can be fantastic! (5,6) : TIMESSQUARE
7. Soft sound from a lover's stroke on the lips (3) : COO
9. Two notes about a Florida city (5) : MIAMI
10. Helpless pelican unfortunately swallows a piece of bait (9) : INCAPABLE
11. Rose Kennedy embraces British fliers selected to serve again (9) : REDRAFTED
12. Swerve around Eastern official (5) : REEVE
13. Just butcher hurt pig (7) : UPRIGHT
15. Performed in Los Angeles (4) : SANG
18. Listen to Best Actor Oscar winner boast (4) : CROW
20. Statutory condition is found in Utah city (7) : PROVISO
23. Extreme art left half of us repulsed (5) : ULTRA
24. Rival wrongly imprisoned by stylish noble (9) : CHIVALRIC
26. Herb's box containing English coin (9) : SPEARMINT
27. Lord's misstatement, for example, withdrawn (5) : LIEGE
28. One who escaped Sodom's fate (3) : LOT
29. Intend to pursue family secret (11) : CLANDESTINE
1. Cooked our moist chicken (8) : TIMOROUS
2. Antivenin primarily taken by those who heal snakes (8) : MEANDERS
3. Jewish school dispenses with the archaic deity (5) : SHIVA
4. Musical group left around ten, roughly (7) : QUINTET
5. A Roman Catholic drinks in galleries (7) : ARCADES
6. Person ate boiled tongue (9) : ESPERANTO
7. Sent a message: "Hack the Mexican up on the first of December" (6) : CABLED
8. Some letters describing breakfast dish (6) : OMELET
14. Old criteria revised following end of meeting (9) : GERIATRIC
16. British prime minister recalled one Shakespearean ruler — Caesar (8) : DISRAELI
17. Real cold on Greek isle (8) : CONCRETE
19. Kansas city worked with C.I.A. (7) : WICHITA
20. Conspicuous stranger in depot (7) : POINTED
21. Greek characters sell all but one piece of seafood (6) : MUSSEL
22. Swear to piece of testimony during a trial (6) : ATTEST
25. One with a tremendous burden to shoulder finally falls short (5) : ATLAS
Answer words that have never appeared in any daily puzzle are in this color.
Answer words that haven't appeared in a daily puzzle in the Shortz Era look like this.
Other variety puzzles are not considered here when determining uniqueness but you can click each answer word to see all previous usage.

Found bugs or have suggestions?